2016 Emerging Poets Award

Ceremony

This year's awards ceremony was held in Springfield, IL on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016.

Award Winners

  • 1st Place - Jeanne Genis - "Finch (For Brigit in Illinois)"
  • 2nd Place - Whittney Jones - "The Price of Coal"
  • 3rd Place - Rochelle Zappia - "Don't Ever Let Them Sing"

Final Judge

  • Kevin Stein